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Advances in Psychological Science    2018, Vol. 26 Issue (9) : 1600-1607     DOI: 10.3724/SP.J.1042.2018.0600
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Mechanisms of commission errors in aftereffects of completed intentions
Huan HUANG,Bo LIU,Chenchen ZHOU,Ming JI()
Key Lab for Behavior & Cognitive Neuroscience of Shaanxi Province, Xi’an 710062, China;
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Aftereffects of completed intentions refer to participants continue retrieving intentions interfering with current cognitive tasks, after their failures in deactivating completed or cancelled intentions. Recent studies investigated the related factors and cognitive mechanisms in prospective memory task paradigm. Spontaneous retrieval and preparatory monitoring retrieval diverge in whether the retrieval process depends on attentional resources. Brain imaging research also showed that there are two neural pathways for intention retrieval. Further studies are necessary to explore effective approaches to reduce commission errors, and develop a new paradigm including three aspects of aftereffects of completed intentions, which are failures in intentional forgetting, retrieval of completed intentions and failures in inhibition.

Keywords aftereffects of completed intentions      commission errors      cognitive mechanisms      attentional resources      neural mechanisms     
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Issue Date: 30 July 2018
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Huan HUANG,Bo LIU,Chenchen ZHOU, et al. Mechanisms of commission errors in aftereffects of completed intentions[J]. Advances in Psychological Science, 2018, 26(9): 1600-1607.
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比较内容 自发提取-抑制失败 预备性监控
意图后效产生原因 再次提取已完成意图干扰当前任务
旧意图提取方式 自下而上的自发提取 自上而下的预备性监控
是否依赖注意资源 否, 相对自动化 是, 依赖认知资源
生理基础 腹侧额顶网络、内侧颞叶 背侧额顶网络、喙部前额叶
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